SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 12, 2012

Philip J. Fina, 70


Naples, Fla. — Philip J. Fina, 70, of Mashpee, Mass., and Naples, Fla., passed away in Naples on October 9.

Mr. Fina was born in Milwaukee. He grew up in Whitefish Bay, Wis., and graduated from Marquette University High School. He was a graduate of The College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, and Georgetown University School of Law. Mr. Fina met his wife, Kathleen Faircloth of Salem, while they were both working as volunteers in Kingston, Jamaica, and were happily married for 47 years.

Philip was predeceased by his parents, Philip and Rosalie Fina and his sister, Ann. Philip is survived by his wife Kathleen; his children, Michael P. Fina of Naples, Fla., Joan E. Fina of Washington, DC, and Stephen W. Fina of Seattle; his brother, Robert J. Fina of Ocala, Fla.; and three granddaughters, Grace, Clare and Naomi. He is also survived by his extended family of the Faircloths, Walls, and Kentros.

ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, October 14, in the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 74 Algonquin Ave, at Route 151, Mashpee. A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at 11 a.m., Monday, October 15, in Christ the King Church, Mashpee Commons, Mashpee. Burial will follow in the Great Neck Woods Cemetery, Mashpee. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: The Class of 1963 Fund, The College of the Holy Cross, One College Street, Worcester, MA 01610-2395. For on-line guest book & directions, www.ccgfuneralhome.com